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October 13, 2018
A house damaged by Hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Florida, on Oct. 11, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Zack Wittman.
Hurricane Michael aftermath: Death toll spikes to at least 15
October 13, 2018 - 8:38am
October 5, 2018
Photo from NOAA Photo Library of a plastic sandwich baggy floating in the water. Fish that feed on various salps, jelly-fish, etc. mistake such trash for food and can ingest this with fatal consequences. 

Location: Gulf of Aqaba, Red Sea
Photographer: Ben Mierement, NOAA NOS (ret.)

https://www.photolib.noaa.gov/htmls/reef2129.htm
Plastic waste in the world's oceans could double by 2030
October 5, 2018 - 11:37am
September 25, 2018
A grizzly bear with a cub in Yellowstone National Park. MUST CREDIT: Frank van Manen/USGS.
Court restores federal protections to Yellowstone-area grizzly bears
September 25, 2018 - 10:34am
September 18, 2018
Steve Morgan tries to grab his son Dylan's nose with a toy octopus as the two play together at their home on a recent morning. Dylan and his family are involved in the SPARK for autism program. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Exploring autism's secrets: Duluth family enrolls in largest ever autism research project
September 18, 2018 - 5:00am
September 10, 2018
Illustration of ADHD in a thought bubble. Photo from Flickr.com / www.amenclinics.com.  www.amenclinics.com/creative-commons-images/
ADHD numbers are rising, and scientists are trying to understand why
September 10, 2018 - 10:02pm
July 5, 2018
Reader's View: Science shows we're genetic mongrels
July 5, 2018 - 3:59pm
June 28, 2018
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New study questions a limit to the human life span
June 28, 2018 - 1:41pm
June 24, 2018
MC Cubed team from left: Nick Johnson, product designer; Leslie Broadway, risk assessment specialist; Nathan Lipinski, CEO; Megan Swanson, director of client services; Alex King, chemist. Tyler Schank / tschank@duluthnews.com
Duluth entrepreneur finding a market in temperature control
June 24, 2018 - 8:15pm
June 22, 2018
Summer college students on board the Blue Heron research vessel take in harbor sights as they head for the Aerial Lift Bridge and out to explore Lake Superior's waters. The students are from under-represented groups pursuing a STEM degree. The afternoon aboard the Blue Heron is part of a 5-day STEM bootcamp. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
STEM program promotes diversity at UMD
June 22, 2018 - 8:26pm
June 11, 2018
A customer who skipped the lid but not the straw -- she said she usually carries a glass straw -- at Cafe Grumpy, in New York, May 9, 2018. In many quarters, the ubiquitous plastic straw has suddenly become a pariah for the harm it can do to the environment, and some cities, including Seattle and Malibu, Calif. (Stephen Speranza/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
SeaWorld, Ikea and Royal Caribbean are getting rid of plastic straws and bags
June 11, 2018 - 11:18am
June 6, 2018
 Lava from the Kilauea volcano flows through the Malama-Ki Forest Reserve as it approaches Kapoho-Kalapana Road on Hawaii’s Big Island, Pahoa, Hawaii.. (Tamir Kalifa/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
River of lava destroys hundreds of homes in Hawaii, including one owned by mayor, officials say
June 6, 2018 - 7:31am
June 4, 2018
Volcano erupts in Guatemala, killing at least 25, injuring dozens more, officials say
June 4, 2018 - 7:23am
June 1, 2018
Yellowstone National Park Superintendent Dan Wenk, shown outside his office in Mammoth, Wyo., in 2013. Photo for The Washington Post by Erik Petersen
Facing reassignment under Trump, top Yellowstone official instead retires
June 1, 2018 - 12:39pm
May 21, 2018
A copy of “Mein Kampf” on display at the Documentation Center in Nuremburg, Germany, Nov. 4, 201(Russ Juskalian/Copyright 2018 The New York Times) play button
Scientists say Hitler died in WWII; tell that to 'Adolf Schüttelmayor' and the Nazi moon base
May 21, 2018 - 12:21pm
May 19, 2018
Reader's View: Science-snubbing EPA policy horrifying
May 19, 2018 - 10:03pm